As more residents flocked to the area and the city pushed past its rural roots country bars either faded away or adapted to meet the new market.
Ikea initially didn't say when it planned to develop the site but announced Thursday it's submitted plans to city and county of Broomfield.
The global furniture retailer IKEA is planning to open in Broomfield.
One personal account of meeting Blake Shelton includes asking him, naturally, about one of his Colorado-specific lyrics.
Country music singer and songwriter Blake Shelton surprised his Denver fans with an unexpected tweet at 10 a.m. Thursday.